This last enormous privilege, which became one of the main and most efficient instruments of the subjection of Europe to clerical tyranny, extended to matters both civil and criminal; though, as Bingham shows, it did not (always and everywhere) prevail in cases of heinous crime (Origines Eccles.
West of Asheville); and the Bingham school (1793), founded at Pittsboro, N.C., by William Bingham (d.
Mercur, Tintic, Bingham and Park City are well-known mining centres.
Part of Bingham county.
He permitted many members of his regiment who had been prospectors in California to prospect the territory, with the result that mines were located at Stockton, Bingham Canyon, Little Cottonwood and elsewhere; but attempts to smelt lead-silver ore near Stockton about 1866 were not successful, and the mining of precious metals did not become an established industry in the Territory until about 1870.
Above the plain, also in Bingham county) is an upraised block of stratified basalt.